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Man charged with assault after cyclist pushed into path of car

Incident took place in Chatham on Saturday lunchtime

A man has been charged with assault after a cyclist in Kent was pushed from his bike and fell into the path of an oncoming car.

The incident took place at around 2pm on the afternoon of Saturday 9 September on Dock Road, Chatham, reports Kent Online.

The male cyclist was taken to hospital for treatment for his injuries, which are not believed to be life-threatening.

The alleged assailant, 47-year-old Colin Page Sayer, of no fixed address, was charged with assault.

He was remanded in custody and is scheduled to appear today via video link at Medway Magistrates’ Court.

Anyone with information about the incident is requested to call Kent Police on 01634 792209, quoting incident reference 10-0788.

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Simon joined as news editor in 2009 and is now the site’s community editor, acting as a link between the team producing the content and our readers. A law and languages graduate, published translator and former retail analyst, he has reported on issues as diverse as cycling-related court cases, anti-doping investigations, the latest developments in the bike industry and the sport’s biggest races. Now back in London full-time after 15 years living in Oxford and Cambridge, he loves cycling along the Thames but misses having his former riding buddy, Elodie the miniature schnauzer, in the basket in front of him.

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